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Oct 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
sky high cost at the pump. nowhere is the price higher than in the state of california where this morning there is yet another new record high for a gallon of gas. and no matter where you live, if you've got sticker shock now, you're in for one more jolt before things get better. bringing us the story is the newest member of our abc news team, brandi hitt, who joins us live from los angeles. good morning, brandi and welcome. >> reporter: good morning, bianna. oh, thank you so much. you're right. california gas prices set another new record overnight, and drivers cringe every time they pull up to stations like this one where it's 5.69 for supreme, but oil industry experts say relief is on the way. california motorists woke this morning to a cruel price hike at the pump. after jumping dramatically overnight, the average gallon of gas is now the highest in the nation, at 4.65 and climbing. >> gas prices are almost $5 a gallon. i mean it's ridiculous. my car right here takes almost $100 to fill it up. >> reporter: drivers haven't seen these prices since 2008. gas in new york, connecti
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Oct 18, 2012 7:00am EDT
josh and the news headlines. >> we're going to begin with a light show overnight in the california skies. all thanks to haley's comet. stargazers and plain folks, walking or driving around, were amazed at the streaking fireballs and the loud booms that were observed over the skies of northern california. >> look over and saw, like, an object in reddish/orange in color. as it went away, it was getting larger. >> this thing was going sideways across the sky. >> reporter: astronomers say the earth is passing through a stream of debris from alley's com comet. >> you saw a small car-sized piece of rock and metal from the asteroid belt, crash into layers of the earth's atmosphere, ionizing. >> reporter: the national weather service says warm temperatures and cloudless skies are helping to make the bright lights more visible. the meteor shower will be visible through sunday. it is also extraordinarily cool. >>> we're going to turn, now, to new concerns about the security of the nation's banking system. u.s. officials say iranian hackers have struck again. this time, disrupting the website
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Oct 23, 2012 7:00am EDT
karlinsky, abc news, san jose, california. >>> a check of weather from sam. >> we're going to begin with unusual pictures out of northern california. let's go to it. it was a tornado. there were five reported in northern california. this was in yuba county. and in some parts of california, there's never been a tornado this time of year before. that's how powerful this storm system has been moving through the aerea. this is the time for the big storms to move in. but that's an unusual statistic for northern california. to the warmer temperatures across the nation. d.c. 78 today. raleigh, at 81. memphis, about 82 degrees. nice, warm, dry. doesn't feel like october. but it will. we'll show you cooler air. >> by the way, that tuesday trivia was brought to you by walmart. amy, george, josh? >>> coming up on "gma," kennedy family drama. maternity nurses testifying in court that rfk's son twisted their arms and kicked them to the floor, trying to step them from leaving with his baby. we'll have the latest on this high-profile trial. >>> an explosive battle could be ahead for britney spears
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Oct 21, 2012 4:00am PDT
california, if there's not a major world e. we're told that prices could drop as much as $1 for california drivers. >> thank you, mark. >>> back to presidential politics but with a twist. the gallup tracking poll gives mitt romney 51% to 45% over president obama. a different poll with different results. if you really want to handicap this race, you may want to look at some of the not so scientific indicators that people swear by. >> good morning, sharon, we're just 16 days out. well, it's a bit confusing who might win this race, we went looking for clues. one poll shows romney up by 6. could the key to a voting booth win for one of the candidates actually be predicted by kids? maybe not the ghoul and goblins that show up at your door. right now, obama mafks are outselling romney by 30%. a school magazine lets students vote. they picked the winners 16 out of the 18 elections. voting is over. but the results haven't been released. >> the tigers are going to the world series. >> reporter: baseball fall classic. in 16 of the past 23 elections if the american league wins the world se
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Oct 11, 2012 7:00am EDT
an area of low pressure from central california to southern california. and it's hail from san jose yesterday, into big thunderstorms going into vegas and also oklahoma city here today. locally, about two inches of rain coming from that. on the east coast, we have some big, cold temperatures. chicago, charleston, washington, d.c., new york city, all in the 40s this morning. and it's a shot of cool air that gets reinforced tonight into saturday morning. so, saturday, be ready for that early chill. >>> "good morning maryland," i'm meteorologist lynette charles. and we do have a beautiful day on tap. lots of sunshine. but we are starting out on the chilly side this morning. as we go into the afternoon, still cool. temperature coming in right around 61 degrees. and we will be working our way into the 70s by the ravens' game time. but before then, we are going to be seeing plenty of sunshine on your saturday. and we'll be breezy as we head into monday with a few showers in the forecast. have a great day everyone and go o's. nvasion twist. the college student shot after stumbling into a s
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Oct 11, 2012 7:00am PDT
. here's what's going on. we have an area of low pressure from central california to southern california. and it's hail from san jose yesterday, into big thunderstorms going into vegas and also oklahoma city here today. locally, about two inches of rain coming from that. on the east coast, we have some big, cold temperatures. chicago, charleston, washington, d.c., new york city, all in the 40s this morning. and it's a shot of cool air that gets reinforced tonight into saturday morning. so, saturday, be ready for that early chill. >>> coming up on "gma," the surprising twist in the shocking home invasion case. the college student shot after stumbling into a stranger's home. was she secretly drugged? >>> also, how two couples' wedding nights ended in chaos. that shocking brawl. stop by walmart this saturday. wireless. take a one-minute demo of our new lg optimus zip. for every demo we'll donate one dollar to make-a-wish. up to one million dollars. visit one-minute-one-million-dot-com to find a participating walmart near you. i didn't want to change toothpastes. i already had a product that
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Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
carrying 160 passengers collided with a tractor-trailer in central, california sending three cars crashing off the tracks. 21 people were injured. officials say the truck driver failed to yield at a crossing. >>> meanwhile, a short time later, just ten miles away, another truck plowed into a different train. the driver of that truck was seriously hurt in the crash. >>> and american express has agreed to pay nearly $113 million in refunds and fines to settle claims it deceived customers with its marketing and billing practices. some 250,000 cardholders will get refunds. >>> a major recall to bring you by honda. 2003 to 2007 accord v4 is being recalled because of a faulty power steering hose that could cause a fire. honda won't have replacement parts ready until early next year. >>> and take a look at this. a brazen daylight heist in california. two men, armed with pick axes made off with some $2 million in gems and gold from the state mining museum. they couldn't get their hands on the biggest prize of all. that is a nearly 14-pound crystalline gold. they tried to get that. but it triggered
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Oct 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
. sticker shock at gas stations across california. >> gas is killing us. absolutely killing us. >> reporter: at this station thursday, an outrageous $5.69 for a gallon of regular unleaded. and $5.99 for a gallon of premium. >> i thought they were pretty high. i didn't actually look. oh, shoot. yesterday, it was like $4-something, right? >> reporter: yeah. recent refinery fires in california and pipeline problems are driving prices through the roof. and causing california reserves to hit a ten-year low. so, some gas stations were forced to shut down their pumps. here and across the country, gas is pumping up the highest prices ever for this time of year. the national average is up to $3.78. but in many states, prices are topping $4 a gallon. in washington state, $4.03. in new york and connecticut, $4.10. and here in california, gas is up 45 cents from this time last year, averaging at $4.32 a gallon. >> this is the worst it's ever been. this is the highest gas prices we've ever had. >> reporter: the owner here hopes customers don't blame her. this is what i love. we're sorry. it's not our fa
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Oct 8, 2012 7:00am PDT
right now. one pair of thieves here in california stole so much gas they had enough gas to make the trip back and forth between los angeles and new york four times. the brazen thieves hit this shell station near sacramento four times in three days. managing to steal $4,500 worth of gasoline. >> i don't know if we can recover that money or not. but at least, those people should go to jail. >> reporter: in all, they took off with more than 1100 gallons of precious gas. here's how police say they did it. at 1:30 in the morning, a man in a black pickup pulled up to the station. somehow, he managed to disable the meter and pump 300 gallons of gas straight into a tank in the back of the truck. police believe the thieves came back twice the next day and hundreds more gallons. then, they came back again, a day later. this time, during store hours to steal even more. >> it actually was brought to the attention of the owner because he was short on his tallies for his amount of gas. >> reporter: this as skyrocketing california prices broke records over the weekend with aaa putting the average
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Oct 13, 2012 4:00am PDT
large southern california crowd that continues to follow it every step of the way, to its final home. >> oh. >> reporter: the place known for high-speed chases has a slow-speed attraction for lots of fans. >> i'm seeing history in the making. >> we have booster ignition and liftoff. >> reporter: the space shuttle "endeavour" has traveled 123 million miles at speeds of 17,000 miles per hour. now, it's cruising, or crawling through los angeles, at just two. >> it is perfect. it's rough and beat up. you can tell it's been somewhere. >> reporter: "endeavour" is ready to go where no shuttle has gone before, its new home at the california science center. but getting home is no small feat. "endeavour" has piggybacked three flights to l.a. now, it's passing through winding roads and sharp turns. with a 78-foot wingspan, hundreds of trees had to be cut so it could clear the roads. power lines were raised to make room for its tail. >> there's going to be congestion on the streets. plan ahead. >> reporter: it's a 12-mile trip taking 2 days. and a commute that, frankly, many in los angeles under
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Oct 10, 2012 7:00am PDT
, as well. not the northwest. but southern california, from san francisco, to fresno, to l.a., san diego, even vegas, this low will move in and give folks an opportunity to get some >> josh just says i called san francisco southern california. i did not. >> san francisco's going to be so happy to know that it's in southern california. made my day. >> all that weather was brought to you by smuckers. george? >> thank you, sam. >>> coming up, swimming with tigers. should kids get this close? take a look. even to cubs? [ horn honks ] hurry up or we'll miss the bus! come on! ♪ whatcha got there, richard? they're for show & tell. wasn't that yesterday? yup, but the class wants me to do it again. [ male announcer ] tim and richard smucker learned early on just how irresistible their jam really is. so how'd it go today, richard? i shoulda brought more. [ male announcer ] for five generations, with a name like smucker's, it has to be good. try this... bayer? this isn't just a headache. trust me, this is new bayer migraine. [ male announcer ] it's the power of aspirin plus more in a triple
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Oct 19, 2012 7:00am EDT
gone. police say so-called third seat theft is on the rise, especially in texas and california. >> i feel really bad. people work hard for what they have. >> reporter: replacement seats are in demand by suv owners with damaged or worn out ones. crooks can get about $1,000 for the seats on sites like craigslist or in salvage yards. not bad for 40 seconds' work. police have often recovered the stolen seats but have no way of reuniting them with their rightful owner. that's why los angeles police are encouraging owners to unengrave the suv v.i.n. number on the bottom of the seats. >> it's something that's simple. >> reporter: something as inexpensive as a bike lock will slow crooks down. a good investment because replacing a third seat at a dealership can cost up to $4,000. for "good morning america," ryan owens, abc news, dallas. >>> here's a shocker. the games with the hanging claw. the one that your kids will spend 10 bucks to win a 50 cent prize. it turns out they are rigged. can you believe it? nick watt has the new evidence. >> reporter: as a life long player, this news hit me lik
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Oct 27, 2012 8:00am EDT
like my neighbor. >> reporter: in southern california, the so-called bank robbery capital of the world, christening crooks is an important responsibility. and 95% of it falls on this guy's shoulders, special agent steve may of the los angeles fbi office. >> it gets old. trust me. >> reporter: in august, david wright spoke to may when he was hot on the trail of the plain jane bandit. >> no disguise. average-looking. is that uncommon? >> it's more uncommon. on some robberies, she didn't wear a hat or glasses. >> reporter: so, what's in a name? according to may it could be any numbers of things. some get named for the way they dress, like the dapper bandit. or the cyclops bandit with his obvious visual handicap. others come from witness accounts, like the irreconcilable differences bandit, who claimed his crime spree on a messy divorce. when he got nabbed, he did not give his nickname a stellar review. >> one of the first things he said, the name, hated it. it was horrible. he was disappointed. >> i hear that the sweaty back bandit didn't like his name, either. >> he was offended? >
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Oct 14, 2012 4:00am PDT
newborns. in august, a 48-year-old woman tried to carry a newborn out of the hospital in california with a duffel bag. the infant's monitoring bracelet shut the hospital down. ? august, a 19-year-old in pittsburgh pretended to be a nurse and snuck out with a 3-day-old infant. >> it's scary. it's somebody who is purposely taking advantage of a vulnerable population. >> reporter: there is definitely a lesson here for all of us. watch your valuables. don't take anything for granted just because someone is wearing a uniform. if you recognize the suspect, police in winterhaven, florida, would love to hear from you. >> good point. go to any store and buy almost any uniform you want. >> reporter: people just give way to authority. >>> time for a check of the morning's other headlines. for that, back to ron. >>> in the news, president obama and mitt romney are taking tame off the campaign tray to prep for tuesday's big debate. three weeks before election day. >>> a pakistani girl shot by the taliban for speaking out for education for girls is showing improvement. she was able to move her le
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Oct 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
: president obama was shaking the money tree in california. and attending a fund-raising concert in san francisco. >> we're going to go forward, not backwards. that's why i'm running for a second term as president of the united states. >> reporter: vice president joe biden is holed up in a delaware hotel room, engaged in debate prep. while paul ryan got some unexpected debate prep of his own with a reporter from our flint, michigan, affiliate. >> the best thing to help prevent violent crime in the inner cities is to bring opportunities in the inner cities. to help teach people good discipline, good character. that is civil society. that's what charities and civic groups and churches do, to help one another. >> and do that by cutting taxes? with a big tax cut? >> those are yours, not mine. >> thank you very much, sir. >> yeah. that was strange. >> reporter: the obama campaign, also seeking to mock mitt romney for his pledge to eliminate funding for pbs, by portraying him in a tv ad, by personally going after big bird. the ad says, mitt romney taking on our enemies, no matter where th
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Oct 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
, to a rare and deadly shark attack off the california coast. authorities say it was likely a great white that killed a surfer tuesday. the victim's surfboard has now been recovered. and it has visible signs of vicious bite marks. abc's rob nelson has the story. >> reporter: a man surfing in the waters just north of santa barbara was killed by an apparent shark attack. witnesses say 39-year-old javier sew solorio was pulled out of the water. the fire department responded to the scene. but it was too late. >> the coroner's office has recovered the body. we'll do a full investigation to determine where the subject was bit. any injuries that were inflicted from that bite. >> he was a really good surfer. >> reporter: there had been frequent shark sightings off the coast of this santa barbara beach in the last several months. >> the beaches are closed and the hunt is on for a killer shark. >> reporter: this incident marks the second fatal shark attack on this beach within the past two years. in october 2010, 19-year-old college student lucas ransom was killed when a great white shark app
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Oct 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
say the summer blend. who is going to feel it the most? states like alaska and california and new york. relief is on the way. definitely, josh, some welcomed news for all of us as we enter into the holiday season. >> indeed. paula faris thank you for that. >>> developing story overseas. authorities say the 11 suspects that you see here planned to attack shopping malls and assassinate u.s. and british diplomats in jordan. they say the suspects smuggled explosives into the country from neighboring syria which is in the midst of a bloody civil war. that civil war also spilling into lebanon, violent crashes between sunni and shiite groups there erupted today. with the killing of a top intelligence official which many claim was carried out by the syrian regime. >>> meanwhile, new photos of fidel castro appear to contradict rumors that he's on his deathbed. one shows him reading a friday newspaper. it was published by castro in which the 86-year-old brags he doesn't even suffer from headaches these days. >>> and a horrific attack in california. a man threw a molotov cocktail to another man,
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Oct 15, 2012 7:00am EDT
at target last week. >>> a different story. switching gears. a chilling story out of california. a top real estate executive was arrested, accused of killing his wife. the police went to the family's multimillion dollar home and found signs of foul play but no signs of a victim. abbie boudreau has the latest. >> reporter: peter chadwick, the husband and father of three is behind bar, awaiting arraignment later today. this morning, he stands accused of killing his wife, qui, but also accused of hiding her body. >> we're searching for her. we believe she was the victim of a homicide. we're searching for her body. >> reporter: officers were called to the couple's home last week in newport beach. on wednesday, a neighbor called plits after seeing the couple's children at a bus stop waiting longer than usual for a ride. another person reported hearing screams from the family's home earlier in the week. >> we responded to the home and discovered signs of a struggle and possible foul play. >> reporter: that's when police began a wide search for the 48 yeerl and his wife. seen here in this
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Oct 12, 2012 7:00am PDT
out west. why don't we start with pasadena, california. well, la quinata/flintridge. not only do they have to clean up the hail. but they have flooding rains. creating a little mudflow down the streets of la quinata. that's a concern for them. here's another hit of rain in the northwest. your dry spell is over, officially. in some cases, two to four inches of rain. four to eight inches of rain in the mountain peaks there. expect heavy rain. and the cold air is east this morning. if you haven't stepped out the front door yet, be prepared. these are tonight's low temperatures. saranac lake goes to 17. overnight to tomorrow morning, these are the temperatures you're waking up with. the chill is really in here. this line of strong storms today moves into the middle of the country on saturday. and it's going to be powerful enough and long enough, that it's going to be there. pay attention for the storm >> all that tgif weather was brought to you by walgreens. amy? george? josh? >> thanks very much. >>> whitney houston's daughter. is bobbi kristina really en engaged? or is it a stunt for he
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Oct 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
tightened supplies in california. as a result, prices could rise some 30 cents in the next week alone. it looks like only drivers in california will be so affected. >>> and there was a fire last night at the largest refinery in the country. the exxon-mobile plant in baytown, texas. it took crews almost four hours to put this fire out. the fire was at a diesel processing unit. no other production was affected. >>> and slightly encouraging news for the millions of americans looking for a job today. private companies hired 162,000 workers last month. slightly more than expected, although, not enough, to dent the unemployment rate. the service and construction industries actually saw the most growth. meanwhile, the government's jobs report will be released tomorrow. >>> and we are learning more about a deadly meningitis outbreak that has spread to five states this morning. most of the 26 cases are in tennessee. four people have died. officials say the likely source is contaminated steroid shots for back pain produced by a massachusetts pharmacy. you see the front door there. it's suspende
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Oct 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
southern california are bracing for another day of dry santa ana winds. fire engines and planes are being placed in strategic locations as a precaution. a wind-driven brush fire was quickly extinguished. but a nearby preschool had to be evacuated as a precaution. >>> apple could send a chill through the stock market today. the profits fell short of wall street expectations. apple has lost $86 billion in market share since last month alone. >>> and a new warning about the jobs market this morning. ceos at 80 of the largest companies, including g.e., dow chemical and bank of america, have urged congress to raise taxes and cut spending to reduce the deficit. they say, until that happens, the companies won't have the confidence to start hiring again. >>> colgate palmolive are cutting jobs. 6% of its workforce. >>> stunning images from hawaii. very active kilauea volcano. surging lava could spill over at any time. right now, it's about 100 feet from the rim. if it continues rising and hits 60 feet, the lava will be visible from the observation deck at hawaii volcano national park. >>> of
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Oct 16, 2012 7:00am EDT
hits on youtube. but this morning, flamin' hot cheetos are under fire. school districts in california and new mexico are trying to ban them. and illinois and rockford public schools where they used to sell 150,000 bags of flamin' hots each year, are off the menu. >> if children want to bring in snacks that are high in fat and calories, that's their choice. they can do that. >> reporter: school officials say the concern is their nutritional value or lack thereof. each of the snack-sized bags contains 26 grams of fat. and a quarter of the sodium recommended for the entire day. and on top of the artificial coloring and flavoring, they are highly addictive. and there may be science behind it. >> our brain is hard-wired to find things like fat and salt really rewarding. now, we have foods that have them in such high levels that could trigger an addictive process. >> reporter: dr. ashley gearhart says children are more susceptible because their bodies are developing. frito lay, which makes and sells cheetos, tells abc news, it is committed to responsible and ethical marketing practices, whi
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Oct 17, 2012 7:00am PDT
southern california. and little pseudovans shoes. >> yeah. >> that's fine. >> and then, we have the glasses, too, which he was wearing earlier today. and the little hat, which he'll sometimes put on. and then, you know, right now, not so much. >> what do your husbands think of this? do they think it's too much or like it? >> they like it. i mean, he's kind of amused by it. >> and yours? >> we don't do too much over the top. we keep it conservative. >> like the cowboy boots. >> yeah. >> all right, gentlemen. handsome boys here. you look very nice. lara, let's go to you. >> thank you, elizabeth. >>> we're happy to have nate berkus with us. his new coffee table book, "the things that matter" is a way to decorate with things that's personal to you. he's going to take on our 45-second decorating challenge. >> thanks, sweetie. >> i love the book. it is really personal. and you say, that's the key to making a home that speaks to you. >> i think when i wrote the book because there's so much information, as you know, out there about design. and i feel like people are still confused. and to m
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Oct 21, 2012 8:00am EDT
and in the midwest has begun to soften. pu in hardest-hit california, consumers don't want to wait three weeks for even more relief. they saw gas rise above $5 a gallon. but there's good news for those in california, if there's not a major world event, we're told that prices could drop as much as $1 for california drivers. >>> now to the craziest story of the morning. take a look at this hidden camera video of a man vandalizing cars, homes and lawns. neighbors rigged up the cameras to prove that it's lingtd to a man embroiled to one nasty feud. john muller is on the story. >> reporter: the latest installment in the neighbor from hell series. we have seen this story before, this one comes from miami, complete with surveillance cameras and plenty of strange behavior. one man is under arrest. charged with criminal mischief and stalking. they call him from the neighbor from hell. members of a miami community say that this surveillance footage is proof that mitchell igelko has been terrorizing them for four years. >> he's an angry guy and he tries to intimidate you. >> reporter: here, t
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Oct 14, 2012 7:00am PDT
angeles, the space shuttle "endeavour" is late. the space shuttle is reaching the california science center this morning hours after it was supposed to arrive. crews experienced long delays navigating trees and utility poles. the museum is spending about 2 million bucks to replace 400 trees they had to remove along the route. but so far no scratches to the shuttle even though it's come inches from buildings and trees along the route. but it's l.a., so it's running late in traffic. >>> i got to say you're keeping >> i respect how you're holding it together. your emotions under wraps after staying up late at the yankees game. >> that was tough. i'm going to be at the game again today, though. there's always tomorrow in baseball. we're gonna win. and jake is, too. >> and jake is too. >>> all right, we're going to turn now to politics. the countdown to the next heavyweight battle between president obama and mitt romney. both men are in intense training for tuesday's second debate, and with just 23 days left before election day, the stakes could not be higher. many believe the pre
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Oct 31, 2012 7:00am EDT
parents' house in california. >>> and disney is buying george lucas' "star wars" films for a cool $4 billion. and they have announced a new trilogy out in 2015. disney wants to make a new "star wars" film every three years. the first three "star wars" films were the middle trilogy of the nine-part epic. you told the three before. and one figures, this will be the three after. >> josh, thanks very much. >>> let's go back to sam right now. sam, we're looking at the fires in new jersey. >> george, amy, good morning, everybody. it's heartbreaking to see the pictures this morning. you remember and realize these are people's homes. and the giant fear here is that during this cleanup, first responders, firefighters, people can't get into these places to help them. there were feet of piles of sand washed over the road. it's difficult to get anything in there to help those people or help put out the fires in those areas. and so many other areas are in a position just like that. let's show you what happens with the storm today. as the storm moves up in new york state before the canadian border
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Oct 1, 2012 7:00am EDT
wednesday. in a moment, we're going to have former california governor schwarzenegger schwarzenegger weigh in on all of this but it is "your voice your vote" and abc's david muir is here with the latest. good morning. >> good morning. this is a tight race, in fact the new poll shows president obama leads just two points likely among voters. and this morning, just two days before that big debate, who do voters think will win? >> hello, las vegas! >> reporter: overnight in las vegas, the president claimed the odds talking predictions about the first all-important debate. >> i know folks in the media are speculating who is going to have the best zinger. governor romney, he's a great debater. >> reporter: the with the razor-thin lead among voters, when voters are asked who they expect to win, 63% of voters told us they think the president will win in november. as for the all important debate, 56% said they expect the president to win. both campaigns deep into it, both trying to lower expectations. with one noted exception, republican chris christie telling george, expect a difference race. >>
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Oct 6, 2012 4:00am PDT
. >>> and gas prices are spiking in california again. prices at the pump jumping another 13 cents this morning to a statewide average. an average of $4.61 a gallon, largely because of refinery outages. >>> and legendary writer and director mel brooks will be honored with the american film institute's life achievement award. man behind "the producers" and "blazing saddles" will receive an award next june. >>> talk about taking the plunge to celebrate her wedding today, a tennessee woman repelled down a 20-story building in her wedding dress, as you see there, as part of a fund-raiser for charity. >> air conditioned. >> did she do it because she was trying to spice up the marriage? >> charity. to raise money. >>> it's time, now, for the weather. over to ginger zee, please. >> repelling, those things are easy. but the marriage thing, that's going to be tougher to get me to do. fall foliage. amazing how fast the fall colors come and peak. enjoy it if you can this weekend. parts of colorado, northern plains, in the uppers. i peninsula of michigan. enjoy it if you have the saturday and sunda
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Oct 28, 2012 4:00am PDT
, three, in this case four waves went out and went toward hawaii and down the coast of california as well. now, normally, you would look for the bigger waves and the bigger tsunami problems, at an 58 or 9, they did the absolute right thing by getting those sirens out. these waves have been traveling, like two to four feet in many locations, you can't give everyone the all-clear until the entire system said that the water has traveled. until the buoys have said it's all calm you can't give the all clear. there may be more aftershocks and more waves. dan? >> thank you, sam. >>> let's bring in george stephanopoulos, host of twooek. how this is going to affect the elections. nine days until voters go to the polls. >> we have seen some of the effect. both governor romney and president obama have canceled effe events in virginia. one big impact right now. it's going to expect their effort to get out the vote. early voting didn't have much effect on early voting in florida yesterday. it could complicate it in virginia and ohio. then finally, is this storm as bad as it seems to be right now,
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